Swim Groups

The Yankton Swim Team  offers training and practice groups for swimmers of all ages and ability levels. It is the goal of the Yankton Swim Team to offer age specific training for all of our athletes geared towards challenging each individual and developing each individual to the best of THEIR abilities.

Please call us at 605-660-8413 to schedule a tryout, or Click Here to send us an email request for more information.



Bronze Group

Athletes in this group focus mainly on learning four legal competitive strokes, having fun, and perfecting start and turn technique.
Bronze Group Coach: Dawn Bergeson
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Silver Group

From the Silver group, athletes move into this group. Athletes in this group are usually at least 10 years old and have completed the Silver Group move-up skills list. This group is exposed to training for the first time while trying to prepare for the 200 Freestyle and 200 Individual Medley races. Competing at swim meets is highly encouraged at a rate of about once per month.
Silver Group Coach: Dawn Bergeson
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Minimum age for entry into this group is 12 (girls) or 13 (boys). Athletes entering the Senior group must display a strong desire to perform at the highest level they are capable of. Training is geared towards individual talents, although a strong aerobic endurance factor is present. Athletes in the Senior group are directed towards making their South Dakota Time Standards.

High Performance Group Coach: Dawn Bergeson
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